On Thu, 20 Apr 2006 21:01:17 -0400, "Dennis Allen"
>I had my dialup isp on the club computer for years. Last fall, however,
>my isp implemented a new security feature. When someone dials from one
>telephone, all other phones are locked out for eight hours.
>Our dues barely cover expenses, so a new $100/year bill for a dialup
>connection is unlikely. Not for what little we would use it. I was
>hoping someone else in the club could loan a dialup connection, but I
>know only one club member who even has dialup.
If your ISP won't reverse this policy in your case, it is worthless. Why
not just cancel your account, move to a better provider, and continue to
share your access with the club? And if a better ISP costs you $20 or
$30 a year more, maybe the club can subsidize just that amount.
Chris L Peterson